A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 237 km E of Amahai, Indonesia (147 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/02/20 / 2020-02-26 23:26:40 / February 26, 2020 @ 11:26 pm. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 131.047° East, -3.472° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us600089if. Event ids that are associated: us600089if. The temblor was reported at 08:26:40 / 8:26 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 237 km E of Amahai, Indonesia.
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